Global Patent Index - EP 0969788 A1

EP 0969788 A1 2000-01-12 - TAMPON AND METHOD OF MAKING SAME

Title (en)

TAMPON AND METHOD OF MAKING SAME

Title (de)

MENSTRUATIONSTAMPON UND VERFAHREN ZU SEINER HERSTELLUNG

Title (fr)

TAMPON ET PROCEDE DE REALISATION

Publication

EP 0969788 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98904342 A

Priority

  • IB 9800313 W
  • US 81891997 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: US6068899A] Absorptive pads including catamenial tampons are provided which are characterized by O2 levels sufficiently reduced so as to reduce the introduction of air into the vaginal canal with a resulting reduction in the probability of production of toxic shock syndrome exotoxin during internal use of the pads.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61F 13/20; A61F 13/26

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61F 13/20 (2006.01); A61F 13/26 (2006.01); A61F 15/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61F 13/2051 (2013.01); A61F 13/26 (2013.01); A61F 15/003 (2013.01); Y10S 604/904 (2013.01); Y10T 428/1334 (2013.01); Y10T 428/1341 (2013.01); Y10T 428/1352 (2013.01); Y10T 428/231 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9841179A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

BE DE FR GB IT NL SE

EPO simple patent family

US 6068899 A 20000530; AR 012077 A1 20000927; AU 6227298 A 19981012; AU 739947 B2 20011025; BR 9812289 A 20000718; CA 2283265 A1 19980924; CA 2283265 C 20031007; CN 1251031 A 20000419; DE 69807196 D1 20020919; DE 69807196 T2 20021205; EP 0969788 A1 20000112; EP 0969788 B1 20020814; ID 27859 A 20010426; JP 2000511454 A 20000905; KR 20000076287 A 20001226; PE 66699 A1 19990826; US 5817047 A 19981006; WO 9841179 A1 19980924; ZA 9802206 B 19990119

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